NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID290279
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateKY
CountyTaylor
LocalityGreen River, RM 307.5 at Green River Dam stilling basin
HUC8 NameUpper Green
HUC8 Number5110001
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsThere are 6 smaller navigational lock and dams, that vary considerably in size and condition, between the mouth of the Green and the Green River Dam.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/26/2014].

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